County Government of Migori Consultant (Paeditrician) Jobs Kenya

County Government of Migori Consultant (Paeditrician) Jobs Kenya

Migori County Public Service Board is a Body corporate established under section 57 of the County Government Act 2012 pursuant to Article 235 of the Constitution of Kenya 2010.

Section 59 of the County Government Act 2012 outlines the functions of the Board, pursuant to Constitutional and Legal provisions, Migori County Public Service Board wishes to recruit competent and qualified persons to fill twelve (12) vacancies of Member, Isebania, Rongo and Awendo Municipalities pursuant to the Constitution of Kenya 2010 under Article 184 (1) (b) and County Government Act sections 49, 58 and 63 and as provided in the Urban Areas and Cities Act (No. 13 of 2011) section 13(2).

Job Summary:

The position will entail the provision of direct clinical care of patients, especially in acute care
dependency unit, Supervision and teaching of the junior medical staff, Evaluation of quality of care outcomes and the implementation of initiatives to enhance quality, Provision of general medicine expertise, which extends to leading the junior and senior doctors in the department’s medical team and receiving referrals from other medical practitioners within the County, leads the multidisciplinary team to provide specialist medical services to
patients, promotes patient safety and quality of care and provides leadership, orientation, training, supervision and education for doctors in training, Health Service Medical Practitioners and other health workers.

Duties and Responsibilities for Consultants

  • Be part of team of surgeons within Department of surgery and reporting to the Head of
  • Be involved in clinical management of patients including emergency care and procedures,
    elective procedures, outpatient clinics and inpatient management as per duty allocation/Roster
  • Provision of health services in various disciplines in medicine and in the area of specialization in a sub-county hospital or County Referral Hospital.
  • Provision of professional guidance and training of doctors, dentists, and health personnel
    working under him to ensure maintenance of the highest standards of health care in the hospital.
  • Application of the principles and procedures of the modern medicine in preventing, diagnosing,
    caring for and treating illness, injury using specialized testing, and diagnostic, medical and
    psychological techniques,
  • Supervision of the implementation of the care and treatment plans by other medical personnel,
  • Conducting education and research activities
  • Ensure effective work planning, performance management and professional development
  • Setting of standards and ensuring they are enforced
  • Ensure staff continuing medical education,
  • Participate in the teaching, training of medical officers, interns, registrars clinical officers and
    other staff in the department,
  • Ensure proper handling of patients, proper record keeping and detailed examinations, Diagnosis,
    clerking and management of patient.
  • Ensure proper procedure in referring patients,
  • Be involved and participate in institutional agenda on quality and best practice and any other
    responsibilities allocated,

    Requirement for Appointment

  • Be a Kenyan citizen
  • Have served at the level of senior medical officer job group ‘N’ for a minimum period of three
    years in the specialty;
  • Have a Bachelor degree of medicine and bachelor of
    surgery (MB:ChB) or its equivalent from
    University of Nairobi or recognized university,
  • Have a Master’s degree in the area of specialization General Surgery, Anaesthesia, Neurosurgery, Paediatric Surgery, Reconstruction Surgery, Nephrology, Internal Medicine, critical care medicine, Paediatric Cardiology, Paediatrics
  • Diploma/Fellowship in the area of specialization will be an added advantage.
  • Applicants with Master’s degree in General Surgery, Paediatrics and Internal Medicine in other
    specialties must have a Diploma /Fellowship in the area of specialty.
  • Be registered by the Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board,
  • Be registered as a consultant by the Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board,
  • Have demonstrated administrative capabilities and an acceptable degree of professional
  • Have a comprehensive understanding of the clinical and /or surgical procedures, patient care
    procedures, medical protocols and testing procedures;
  • Have knowledge of the use of the modern technology in the area of specialization,
  • Have analytical ability to evaluate and determine health status of a patient and implement
    proper care plan,
  • Must possess excellent interpersonal, decision making and problem solving skills,
  • Ability to handle stressful situations and work under pressure
  • Be Team builder and a player,
  • Exhibit high level of integrity, honesty, leadership transparency and accountability in the
    performance of duties.
  • Must fulfill the provisions of chapter six(6) of the constitution of Kenya 2010

    How to Apply:

  • All applications should be submitted in a sealed envelope clearly marked on the top left side indicating the reference number for position applied for and addressed to:

    The Secretary/CEO
    Migori County Public Service Board
    P.O Box 365- 40400, Suna

  • Hand delivered applications should be dropped at the offices of the Migori County Public Service Board
    located at Msomi Teachers’ College on Migori/Isebania Highway.
  • All applications should reach the Secretary/CEO Migori County Public Service Board on or before Monday December 17th, 2018 at 5:00pm
  • Shortlisted candidates will be required to produce their original identity cards, academic and professional certificates and testimonials.

    For candidates to meet the requirements of chapter six of the Constitution of Kenya 2010, applicants must obtain the following clearance:

  • Tax compliance certificate from KRA
  • Clearance certificate from HELB
  • Clearance certificate from Ethics and Anticorruption Commission (EACC)
  • Certificate of good conduct from Criminal Investigation Department


  • Women, People Living With Disabilities and Marginalized Groups are encouraged to apply,
  • Only shortlisted and successful candidate will be contacted;
  • Canvassing in any form will lead to automatic disqualification;
    Migori County Public Service Board is an equal opportunity employer.

  • For more information and job application details, see; County Government of Migori Consultant (Paeditrician) Jobs Kenya

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